DeMaurice Smith

DeMaurice Smith, Executive Director of the National Football League Players Association. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

NFLPA Won’t Agree to Policy Immediately Punishing Players ‘Based on Arrest’

“We’re not gonna live in this world where we aren’t gonna protect the due process rights for our players,” says DeMaurice Smith to The Junkies of the NFLPA’s negotiations with the NFL on a new disciplinary policy.


Former Carolina Panther and Washington Redskins lineman Sean Gilbert.(Credit: ERIK PEREL/AFP/Getty Images)

Gunning for the Top: How Sean Gilbert Has Positioned Himself to Take Over NFLPA

Former Redskin Sean Gilbert has silently been assembling a resume to make him the ideal candidate to take over as the next executive director of the NFLPA. He joined Lavar & Dukes Wednesday to explain why he’s the most qualified to defend NFL players, at all costs.


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DeMaurice Smith: NFL Doesn’t Deny Collusion

NFL players union chief DeMaurice Smith says the league isn’t exactly refuting his organization’s claim of collusion.


Roger Goodell's NFL and DeMaurice Smith's NFLPA square up again. (Credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Elfin: Timing Is Everything In The NFLPA’s Latest Grievance Against Its Old Foe

The NFLPA says it was simply coincidence that it brought a collusion lawsuit against the NFL a day after the Redskins’ and Cowboys’ salary cap dispute was dismissed by the league arbitrator, but regardless of why or when it happened, it’s a game changer for Washington…and the Redskins should take it as a sign that the fight’s not over.


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Holden & Danny: Andrew Brandt Says They May Have Lost, But Snyder/Jones Have A Victory Coming

Andrew Brandt, president and founder of The National Football Post lent his vast knowledge to Holden Kushner and Danny Rouhier today in the twilight of the Redskins and Cowboys having their cases against the NFL turned away by the league arbitrator. He broke the entire litigation process down in plain English, and also provided a juicy nugget about Lavar.

106.7 The Fan–05/23/2012

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DeMaurice Smith Responds To Congressional Hearing On HGH

DeMaurice Smith welcomes congressional hearing on HGH but wants questions answered first.

106.7 The Fan–10/26/2011

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George Atallah On Latest NFL Labor Negotiations

NFLPA’s George Atallah calls while on his way to New York via train before today’s NFL labor meetings with Roger Goodell and owners.

106.7 The Fan–07/13/2011

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John Keim Updates The Fan On Redskins “Mini-Camp”

Keim details yesterday’s player-organized Redskins practice

106.7 The Fan–05/25/2011


Drew Brees and DeMaurice Smith Interview

The Sports Junkies’ speak with Saints QB Drew Brees and NFLPA President DeMaurice Smith before the day’s NFL labor negotiations.

106.7 The Fan–03/11/2011


NFLPA President DeMaurice Smith Interview

Junks talk to NFLPA President DeMaurice Smith about the impending lockout and current NFL labor negotiations.

106.7 The Fan–03/10/2011